Private Mountain and Desert Tour of San Diego
This Private Mountain and Desert tour is about eight hours long in the lovely town of San Diego, California. It is a once in a lifetime tour. There is a free hotel pick up and drop offs. Which includes free snacks and beverages. You will be picked up at the hotel around about 9:00 am.
Then you will be headed north to the 15 Freeway and east to the Poway grade to the western town of Ramona. On the tour, you will be traveling to rural California to see a famous bakery in Santa Ysabel. Then go through the Cleveland National Forest which is in the Wynola and Julian area. Then you will stop for lunch and go shopping on the tour.
The tour guide will take us about 4 miles drive to Front's point. Then take a short hike to view the Badlands. You will go to the visitor's center to see the history and habitat of the animals and vegetation of the desert.
On the tour, the guide will stop at a sandy 1.5 miles to Slot Canyon. The group will climb down 50 feet and hike about a 1/2 mile through the Canyon Wall. Which is protected by the Sun. The tour begins at about 9:00 am. You can print out or an electronic ticket for the tour. It includes bottled water, snacks to eat, and hotel pickups and drops offs. There is a maximum of five people for each booking.
You can travel through the Grand Canyon and go to shopping malls. While exploring the San Diego city you can go to the desert. Make sure you bring items so you do not have any sunburn or too much sun gets in your eyes. That is why you should have protection on the tour.
Pickup at your hotel at 9am. Head north along the 15 freeway and east up the Poway grade to the western town of Ramona. Travelling through rural California to famous Dudley's bakery in Santa Ysabel and through the Cleveland National Forest into Wynola and Julian. Stop for lunch and shopping in Julian. Fantastic 2400 foot winding descent down to the desert floor. 4 mile drive to Font's point. Short hike to the lookout point for a view of the badlands. Head over to the visitor's center to find out about the history and habitat of the animals and vegetation of the desert. Now for a sandy 1.5 mile drive to Slot Canyon. We climb down 50 feet and hike the 1/2 mile through the canyon walls protected from the burning sun.
Pickup & Return:
Departure Times: 9am
- Bottled water
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
Does not include:
- Food and drinks
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- A maximum of 5 people per booking
- A moderate amount of walking is involved
- Due to uneven surfaces, this tour is not recommended for those with walking disabilities or using a wheelchair
- Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately